Mag. 2.6 earthquake - 44 Km S From Andikithira on Saturday, 5 April 2014 at 20:24 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 38 km depth
5 Apr 21:52 UTC: First to report: NOA_HL after 1 hour and 28 minutes.
Depth: 37.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.475°N / 23.2792°E (Greece)
Nearest volcano: Milos (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) W of Phalasarna (pop: 21)
30 km (18 mi) NW of Moni Chrysoskalitissas (pop: 66)
34 km (21 mi) W of Kasteli (pop: 4,240)
45 km (28 mi) NW of Paleochora (Chania) (pop: 2,370)
68 km (42 mi) W of Chania (pop: 53,900)
84 km (52 mi) WNW of Chora Sfakion (pop: 243)
110 km (68 mi) W of Rethymno (pop: 32,500)
170 km (106 mi) W of Heraklion (pop: 137,200)
Primary data source: NOA_HL
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 2.6||38 km||44 Km S from Andikithira||NOA_HL|
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